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[movies]Mindy Fullilove and Marisela Gomez at Red Emma's, 3/13/2014 - Red Emma's
Mindy Fullilove, author of the new book Urban Alchemy: Restoring Joy in America's Sorted Out Cities and the classic account of the psychological and social costs of urban displacement Root Shock, will be joined by local anti-displacement activist and public health theorist Marisela Gomez, author of Race, Class, Power and Organizing in East Baltimore for a discussion cities, inclusion, and economic and racial justice. 
Keywords: community; urban design; gentrification
Downloads: 85
[texts]From humble beginnings to architectural and commercial greatness : the saga of the Avenue of the Americas : New York's prestige address and one of the - Avenue of the Americas Association, Inc.
Avery Classics (Offsite) copy: From the library of Seymour Durst with his bookplate
Keywords: Streetscapes (Urban design)
Downloads: 7
[audio]The Urban Design Challenge Is Over. Now What? - Michael Edward Miller
Six teams of architects created six concept designs to improve various city blocks and neighborhoods downtown. It was part of a year-long contest called The Urban Design Challenge. In this segment, we discuss what it would take to make these designs into reality.
Keywords: Urban Design Challenge; Chattanooga; River City Company
Downloads: 41
[audio]FUTURESCAPE2010 - Ruby Wright
Podcasts from Architecture Centre Network's FUTURESCAPE 2010 symposium at V&A, London on 19 March 2010. www.architecturecentre.net
Keywords: architecture; planning; urban design; cities; policy
Downloads: 91
[audio]Architecture Talk 13 - Kevin Schellenbach
A Tale of two Streets.
Keywords: Urban; architecture; design; street; art; urban design
Downloads: 171
[audio]Podcast for streets.mn / tcstreetsforpeople.org -- discussion with Julie Kolsab about bicycling in the Twin Cities.
Podcast for streets.mn / tcstreetsforpeople.org -- discussion with Julie Kolsab about bicycling in the Twin Cities.
Keywords: cities; bicycling; minneapolis; st paul; urban design
Downloads: 32
[texts]Conceptual design competition for chinatown community service facility - Chinese Cultural Center
...provides brief information and background on an exhibit of the winners of a national design competition for the proposed Community Service Center in Boston's Chinatown on Parcel C bounded by Oak, Arch, and Nassau Streets and May Place; this item was in the BRA collection..
Keywords: Community Facilities; Exhibitions; Urban Design Competition
Downloads: 310
[audio]Urban Design Challenge Shows First Project - Rabbit Zielke
The River City Company's Urban Design Challenge will be unveiling the first of six potential projects to update portions of downtown. Each team was directed to a specific site in Chattanooga and challenged to create a new design for the space. The first team will be unveiling their plans for the 700 block of Market Street this Thursday, September 1st at 5:30 pm in the Chattanoogan. The event is free and open to the public...
Keywords: Urban Design Challenge; River City Company; Chattanooga; architect; urban planning
Downloads: 52
[audio]Urban Design Challenge Phase 5 - Rabbit Zielke
The River City Company is ready for the 5th team in the Urban Design Challenge to present their vision of a part of Chattanooga's future. On Tuesday, Nay 15th the team will be presenting their design concept of the Vine Street Corridor, a street connecting the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga with Georgia Avenue. The presentation will take place at 5:30 at the Central Church of Christ at 400 Vine Street, at the corner of Vine and Lindsay Street...
Keywords: Urban Design Challenge; River City Company; Chattanooga; architect; urban planning
Downloads: 37
[audio]Urban Design Challenge Phase 3 - Rabbit Zielke
The River City Company's Urban Design Challenge will showcase the concepts of the team Method E5 on January 12th at the Bessie Smith Hall starting at 5:30. The team will share their vision of the potential offered at Patten Parkway. This is the third in a series of design teams participating in the Urban Design Challenge. Around and About is a production of WUTC in Chattanooga.
Keywords: Urban Design Challenge; River City Company; Chattanooga; architect; urban planning
Downloads: 48
[audio]Urban Design Challenge Part 6 - Rabbit Zielke
River City Company challenged 6 design teams to study locations in Chattanooga and work with their peers to create a concept design for one of the locations. The sixth and final team will be presenting their concept on Tuesday, July 17th at Finley Stadium at 5:30 PM. The central focus for team Broad Jump is the intersection of Main Street and Broad Street. Around and About is a production of WUTC in Chattanooga.
Keywords: Urban Design Challenge; River City Company; Chattanooga; architect; urban planning
Downloads: 47
[audio]Urban Design Challenge Phase 4 - Rabbit Zielke
The River City Company is celebrating 25 years of working with the community to build a better Chattanooga. The Urban Design Challenge is part of that celebration. In this challenge design teams are provided with an area of the city in need of a makeover and the teams develop a concept to improve the location with the future of the city in mind. The fourth team to present their concept designs is Elemi...
Keywords: Urban Design Challenge; River City Company; Chattanooga; architect; urban planning
Downloads: 23
[audio]Urban Design Challenge Second Project - Rabbit Zielke
The Urban Design Challenge hosted by the River City Company presents the second design team on Thursday November 10, 2011 at the I Max Theater, downtown Chattanooga. The Urban Design Challenge provides local urban designers with a chance to provide concept designs of several locations in Chattanooga. Each team will present their designs in a public forum to showcase their talent and provide the community with insightful ideas...
Keywords: Urban Design Challenge; River City Company; Chattanooga; architect; urban planning
Downloads: 27
[audio]D2F027 - Miami - T Dobbs, K Cogert
The Doomed To Fail Podcast's episode on the city of Miami
Keywords: Doomed To Fail; Miami; US Cities; Urban Design; Podcast
Downloads: 142
[audio]Urban Design Challenge - Rabbit Zielke
In celebration of 25 years service to downtown Chattanooga, the River City Company is hosting thee Urban Design Challenge. This one year program challenges local architects to showcase their talents by developing concept plans for several locations downtown Chattanooga. The kick off celebration for the Urban Design Challenge will be held at the Chattanoogan Hotel, July 27th beginning at 5:30. The guest speaker for this event is Alex Krieger, professor at Harvard Graduate School of Design and acc...
Keywords: Urban Design Challenge; River City Company; Chattanooga; architect; urban planning
Downloads: 69
[audio]The Bike Show from Resonance FM: Vive Le Tour // London street design
Celebrating Bastille Day and the first week of Le Tour De France plus an interview with Louise Duggan, streets advisor at the UK's Commission for Architecture and the Built Environment (CABE).
Keywords: london; cycle; bicycle; resonance; tour de france; cabe; urban design; architecture; planning
Downloads: 56
[audio]Vancouver Transportation Planning - Alex Smith
Professor Larry Frank explains how suburbia, and better city design, change our health and way of life. Recorded by Alex Smith of Radio Ecoshock May 22, 2008.
Keywords: radio; environment; green; Greens; ecology; environmentalism; transportation; urban design; speech; planning; Canada
Downloads: 720
[audio]James Howard Kunstler at the Commonwealth Club - Alex Smith
James Howard Kunstler at the Commonwealth Club. Peak oil guru, and critic of suburbia and the crummy American lifestyle - Kunstler gave this speech 2007-03-09 at this California club. The video may still be online. Good speech. 41 minutes.
Keywords: radio; radio ecoshock; environment; green; energy; Peak Oil; oil; future; suburbia; urban design; survival; speech
Downloads: 50
[audio]Flow: Body, health and design - Irene Florez, Jennifer Chien
Back pain. Americans spend $50 billion/year on treatment. It is the second most common reason for visiting a doc. Do you or have you experienced back pain? Hear interviews with alternative health practitioners and postural health experts that'll help you get back to good health. This audio show was made for Full Circle on KPFA 94.1 in Berkeley, CA
Keywords: back pain; posture; somatic health; alternative medicine; accupuncture; chiropractor; massage; chairs; design; urban design
Downloads: 16
[audio]Car Culture: Kill It or Cure It? Q and A - Alex Smith
Car Culture: Kill It or Cure It? Prof Matthew Patterson at Vancouver Institute 070414 Q and A session (20 min)
Keywords: radio; environment; green; Greens; ecology; environmentalism; transportation; cars; alternative; urban design; speech
Downloads: 885
[texts]Urban landscape section - Boston Redevelopment Authority
...describes the functions, objectives and services of this BRA department; this item was in the BRA collection..
Keywords: Boston Redevelopment Authority, Urban Design Dept., Urban Landscape Section; Landscape architecture; City planning
Downloads: 118
[movies]The Voice Of Safety Speaking - Lyndon Lorenz
PLEASE LADY! Possibly NSFW due to strenuously harsh and barking public address. STOP! The snarling bed track is a totally dangerous off-balance groove crunching out of a Roland Juno-6, with the chords for the chorus, and sound effects for the bridge, laid in over that. WAIT! Special thanks to The Prelinger Archive at www.archive.org for the numerous sources of stock footage. THIS IS THE VOICE OF SAFETY SPEAKING! More Lyn Faber Prelinger mashups are at the Vimeo channel: https://vimeo.com/album/2...
Keywords: transportation; traffic; urbanism; urban design; detroit; new york; automobile; car culture; cars
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[movies]Ecology Emerges: Sam Schuchat - Shaping San Francisco
An interview under the "Ecology Emerges" project of oral histories on the arc of environmentalism, ecology, environmental and social justice, running from the 1950s to the 2000s. Sam Schuchat is the executive director of the California Coastal Commission and has been something of an "undeveloper" as he put it, facilitating a number of initiatives from the state agency.
Keywords: ecology; Ecology Emerges; urban agriculture; economic growth; environmentalism; environmental justice; social justice; urban design; regional planning; California Coastal Commission
Downloads: 173
[movies]Ecology Emerges: Kirsten Schwind - Shaping San Francisco
Part of the "Ecology Emerges" oral history interviews covering the last 50 years history of Bay Area ecological activism, from conservation to environmental justice. Kirsten Schwind is a director of Bay Localize, a project spanning a number of ecological intiatives in planning, transportation, community development, urban agriculture and sustainability.
Keywords: ecology; Ecology Emerges; urban agriculture; economic growth; environmentalism; environmental justice; social justice; urban design; regional planning; relocalization; Bay Localize
Downloads: 173
[movies]What is the future for the city?
Herbert Girardet highlights the role of fossil fuels in urbanisation, arguing that city dependence on oil makes cities more vulnerable to climate change. He proposes a fundamental re-think of our urban energy needs to re-conceptualise the way buildings and transport in cities work.
Keywords: news&information; urban design; fossil fuels; urbanisation; overpopulation; growth of cities; green building; urban transit; transport systems; oil dependency; housing standards
Downloads: 6
[texts]Boylston street zoning study: an interim report - Boston Redevelopment Authority
...a study to determine what changes in growth development policy are needed to meet the present-day needs of Back Bay both as a residential neighborhood and as part of downtown and Boston as a whole; describes the area, gives an urban design analysis of existing buildings, presents the results of an architectural and historic preservation survey, analyzes traffic and parking issues, and discusses the economic consequences of altering floor area ratios and/or uses permitted under zoning controls...
Keywords: Architecture and Back Bay Architectural District; Political participation; Community and Economic Development; Growth Policy; Historic Preservation and Urban Design; Parking; Shadow Analysis; Traffic; Zoning
Downloads: 211
[audio]MIT 4.196 Architecture Design, Level II: Cuba Studio, Spring 2004 - MIT OpenCourseWare
View the complete course: http://ocw.mit.edu/4-196S04Instructor: Jan WamplerThis architectural studio will have one main project for the semester: to explore the issues surrounding the redesign of an area in Havana, Cuba. It is a typical area about the size of a Law of Indies block that presently has a mix of housing, work, and shopping, in buildings that need to be replaced and others that need to be rehabilitated...
Keywords: architecture; tectonics; place making; urban design; Cuba; urban redesign; Havana; village; neighborhood; mixed-use public space; light and space; affordable design; green design; LEED; cultural understanding
Downloads: 108
[texts]Better streets plan : recommendations for improved streetscape project planning, design, review and approval (Volume January 19, 2010) - San Francisco (Calif.). Office of the Controller. City Services Auditor Division
"January 19, 2010."
Keywords: San Francisco (Calif.). Dept. of Public Works; San Francisco (Calif.). Municipal Transportation Agency; San Francisco Public Utilities Commission; San Francisco (Calif.). Planning Dept; City planning; Pedestrian facilities design; Streetscapes (Urban design)
Downloads: 17
[texts]Dock square parking garage, parcel e-8, Boston, ma: draft environmental impact report (Volume Final) - Boston Redevelopment Authority
...describes a proposed parking garage development project in Boston's Downtown Waterfront Faneuil Hall Urban Renewal Area; environmental impacts discussed include soils and geology, water resources, land use, aesthetics, historic and archaeological resources, pedestrian and traffic circulation, noise, wind, air quality, etc.; includes test boring logs, traffic volume data, an examination of alternative plans and other information; the Final Environmental Impact Statement, that is also kept on t...
Keywords: Air quality; Development Projects; Environmental impact statements; Historic Preservation and Urban Design; Land Use and Open Space; Noise; Parcel E8, Downtown Waterfront Faneuil Hall Urban Renewal Area, Boston (Mass.); Parking garages; Pedestrian and Traffic Circulation; Soils; Traffic flow; Winds
Downloads: 331
[texts]Biodiversity by Design
Biodiversity by Design
Keywords: urban; habitats; biodiversity; habitat; nature; green; ecology; natural; species; greenspaces; green infrastructure; english nature; green space; ecologically functional; existing green; street trees; urban design; marston vale; local nature; summary box
Downloads: 30
[texts]Understanding Architecture Through Drawing - (Malestrom)
Understanding Architecture Through Drawing - (Malestrom)
Keywords: drawing; design; sketch; architecture; buildings; architectural; freehand; architects; sketches; understanding; understanding architecture; freehand drawing; great deal; architectural practice; starting point; public buildings; merchant city; architects interviewed; architectural drawing; urban design
Downloads: 567
[texts]Ecopolis-Architecture and Cities for a Changing Climate-Future City Vol 1
Ecopolis-Architecture and Cities for a Changing Climate-Future City Vol 1
Keywords: urban; ecological; ecocity; cities; city; ecopolis; chapter; human; design; ecology; urban ecology; christie walk; ecopolis projects; urban design; halifax ecocity; ecocity project; built environment; human settlement; whyalla ecocity; city ecology
Downloads: 60
[texts]Urban Design - Ornament and Decoration, Second Edition
Urban Design - Ornament and Decoration, Second Edition
Keywords: decoration; urban; city; ornament; decorative; figure; street; buildings; piazza; skyline; decoration figure; urban design; highly decorative; town planning; urban designer; street corner; city decoration; san francisco; piazza del; three dimensional
Downloads: 173
[texts]A plan to manage growth: briefing material - Boston Redevelopment Authority
...explains Boston's growth policy; covers the Downtown Interim Planning Overlay District (IPOD), historic preservation, open space, development project review requirements (such as urban design, environmental and traffic impact, architectural design, affordable housing, etc.), barrier-free handicapped access, Boston Civic Design Commission and parcel to parcel linkage; includes a statement by Mayor Raymond L...
Keywords: Boston Civic Design Commission; Housing; Architecture and Urban Design; Environmental impact analysis; Growth Policy; Handicapped Access; Historic preservation; Interim Planning Overlay District (IPOD); Linkage; Open Space and Land Use; Traffic; Zoning
Downloads: 137
[texts]Urban Design - A typology of Procedures and Products
Urban Design - A typology of Procedures and Products
Keywords: design; urban; buildings; city; figure; architecture; public; architectural; cities; development; urban design; case study; total urban; case studies; public realm; major references; city planning; battery park; urban designs; landscape architecture
Downloads: 293
[texts]Understanding Architecture Through Drawing
Understanding Architecture Through Drawing
Keywords: drawing; design; sketch; architecture; buildings; architectural; freehand; architects; sketches; understanding; understanding architecture; freehand drawing; great deal; architectural practice; starting point; public buildings; merchant city; architects interviewed; architectural drawing; urban design
Downloads: 405
[texts]Urban Design - Street and Square, Third Edition
Urban Design - Street and Square, Third Edition
Keywords: urban; design; figure; street; architectural; square; buildings; piazza; city; planning; urban design; square figure; town planning; piazza del; design concepts; case studies; public realm; twentieth century; basic design; design process
Downloads: 486
[texts]Roxbury heritage state park master plan: final draft - Massachusetts. Dept. of Environmental Management
...describes a plan to create a Heritage State Park in Boston's Roxbury neighborhood; includes a brief history of the Massachusetts Heritage State Park System that is a national model of urban design, historic preservation and economic revitalization; covers such issues as open space, park staffing, the Dillaway-Thomas House, archaeological programs, the Children's Museum component, the Science Center component, beautification of John Eliot Square, the Naun Factory, community citizen participati...
Keywords: Archaeology, Historic Buildings and Preservation; Beautification and Urban Design; Political participation; Dillaway Thomas House, Boston (Mass.); John Eliot Square, Boston (Mass.); Massachusetts Heritage State Park System; Museums; Naun Factory, Boston (Mass.); Roxbury Heritage State Park; Parks
Downloads: 368
[texts]Architectural Review Australia 2011-01
Architectural Review Australia 2011-01
Keywords: architecture; design; architectural; rhe; architects; bim; building; project; australian; courtyard house; garden house; ground floor; urban design; open agenda; australian architecture; architectural review; south wales; green star; review australia
Downloads: 81
[texts]Design First
Design First
Keywords: urban; design; development; american; public; planning; neighborhood; buildings; center; city; urban design; smart growth; master plan; north carolina; open space; public space; urban village; case study; affordable housing; public spaces
Downloads: 181
[movies]MIT 11.949 City Visions: Past and Future, Spring 2004 - MIT OpenCourseWare
This class is intended to introduce students to understandings of the city generated from both social science literature and the field of urban design. The first part of the course examines literature on the history and theory of the city. Among other factors, it pays special attention to the larger territorial settings in which cities emerged and developed (ranging from the global to the national to the regional context) and how these affected the nature, character, and functioning of cities a...
Keywords: understandings of the city; social science literature and the field of urban design; literature on the history and theory of the city; larger territorial settings; nature; character; and functioning of cities; lives of inhabitants; theory and practice of design visions for the city; utopian; utopian and realized form; patterns of territorial ?nestedness?; future prospects of cities; territory; cities; context; local; national; global; urban settings; city design; social justice; politics of change; urban design; history; theory; territorial settings; urbanites; city dwellers; inhabitants; nestedness; regional; imperial; politics; sociology
Downloads: 2,196
[texts]The Potrero View (Volume Vol 3, No. 9)
The first issue of The Potrero View hit the streets August 1, 1970, “published monthly by The Potrero Hill Mob . . . in the hope that Potrero Hill might come together.” The View is San Francisco’s oldest continuously published neighborhood newspaper. Most early issues covered school sports, activities at the Potrero Hill Neighborhood House, the Recreation Center, and the Potrero Branch Library, as well as local news and city politics.
Keywords: View throws party at McKinley Park; store front police station proposed; Hill actress Winifred Mann; Morehouse commune at 400 Pennsylvania; Marc Passen of Hill to compete in European rugby tour; improvements to TV reception; repairs at Nabe; books on urban design in SF; Ron Pelosi grilled at Nabe meeting; P.H. Music for Youth
[movies]3d Walkthrough, 3d Rendering, 3d Modeling, 3d Animation studio, 3D Architectural visualization design with outsourcing company India, China, Philippines, Vietnam. - Jeff Marsh
Yantram, is a 3D Rendering - 3d Walkthrough company offering services like 3d Walkthrough,3d Architectural design, 3d Animation, 3D Architectural Animation, Industry 3d modeling, product modeling, 3d floor plan, character animation, Architectural Visualization, 3D Illustration, 3D Designer.
Keywords: 3d Rendering; 3d Walkthrough; 3D Animation company; 3d Modeling; 3d Animation studio; Architectural 3d Visualization; 3D Panoramic view; 3d Urban design; 3D Architectural Animation; Industry 3d modeling; product modeling; product 3d animation; character animation; Architectural Walkthrough; 3D Designer; Photorealistic; 3D Floor Plan
Downloads: 328
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